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It Welcome to Derry, Maine It s a small city, a place as hauntingly familiar as your own hometown Only in Derry the haunting is real They were seven teenagers when they first stumbled upon the horror Now they are grown up men and women who have gone out into the big world to gain success and happiness But none of them can withstand the force that has drawn them back to Derry to face the nightmare without an end, and the evil without a name

About the Author: Stephen King

Stephen Edwin King was born the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King After his father left them when Stephen was two, he and his older brother, David, were raised by his mother Parts of his childhood were spent in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where his father s family was at the time, and in Stratford, Connecticut When Stephen was eleven, his mother brought her children back to Durham, Maine, for good Her parents, Guy and Nellie Pillsbury, had become incapacitated with old age, and Ruth King was persuaded by her sisters to take over the physical care of them Other family members provided a small house in Durham and financial support After Stephen s grandparents passed away, Mrs King found work in the kitchens of Pineland, a nearby residential facility for the mentally challenged.Stephen attended the grammar school in Durham and Lisbon Falls High School, graduating in 1966 From his sopho year at the University of Maine at Orono, he wrote a weekly column for the school newspaper, THE MAINE CAMPUS He was also active in student politics, serving as a member of the Student Senate He came to support the anti war movement on the Orono campus, arriving at his stance from a conservative view that the war in Vietnam was unconstitutional He graduated in 1970, with a B.A in English and qualified to teach on the high school level A draft board examination immediately post graduation found him 4 F on grounds of high blood pressure, limited vision, flat feet, and punctured eardrums.He met Tabitha Spruce in the stacks of the Fogler Library at the University, where they both worked as students they married in January of 1971 As Stephen was unable to find placement as a teacher immediately, the Kings lived on his earnings as a laborer at an industrial laundry, and her student loan and savings, with an occasional boost from a short story sale to men s magazines.Stephen made his first professional short story sale The Glass Floor to Startling Mystery Stories in 1967 Throughout the early years of his marriage, he continued to sell stories to men s magazines Many were gathered into the Night Shift collection or appeared in other anthologies.In the fall of 1971, Stephen began teaching English at Hampden Academy, the public high school in Hampden, Maine Writing in the evenings and on the weekends, he continued to produce short stories and to work on novels.

10 thoughts on “It

  1. Maciek Maciek says:

    The most important things are the hardest things to say, because words diminish themSome time ago the wise bald or white heads stationed at various universities came to an agreement that a literary form, commonly known as the novel, is dead fewer and fewer works of any significance are written each year Of course, one must understand the requirements the wise gentlemen expect of a novel of worth it would be go

  2. Jennifer Jennifer says:

    Some parts were truly creepy at first and initially, as often happens with King, I couldn t put it down But then, as often happens with King, it hits a brick wall and becomes so over long and has so many unnecessary elements that get in the way of the main story that it becomes a bloated, endless chore to finish People often say they hate the ending of this bookI did not hate it or love it I had checked out at that poi

  3. Khanh, first of her name, mother of bunnies Khanh, first of her name, mother of bunnies says:

    I m not easily scared these days As a grown woman, the only thing that brings the feeling of dread into my heart is the constant pinging of new work emails requiring my attention when I m at home, but there was a time when I was a shy, delicate, sweet little girl who was scared of my own shadow.Proof not exactly the terror you see haunting the hallowed halls of Goodreads handing out 1 stars like they re candy these days.It was

  4. Jeffrey Keeten Jeffrey Keeten says:

    It wasn t make up the clown was wearing Nor was the clown simply swaddled in a bunch of bandages There were bandages, most of them around its neck and wrists, blowing back in the wind, but Ben could see the clown s face clearly It was deeply lined, the skin a parchment map of wrinkles, tattered cheeks, arid flesh The skin of its forehead was split but bloodless Dead lips grinned back from a maw in which teeth leaned like tombstones It

  5. Teodora Teodora says:

    5 5 Full review on my Blog The Dacian She Wolf It took me SO long to finish this monster book that I ve been carrying around in my backpack for the past six months in every single underground or train ride, but I finally DID IT I FINISHED IT, YAY ME Stephen King never stops to amaze me with his brilliant mind and fabulous stories I feel like his mind is always restless, always in a good mood to find the worst ways possible to scare the soul o

  6. Nick Nick says:

    the only clown here is me reading thick books in the exam session

  7. Melissa ♥ Dog/Wolf Lover ♥ Martin Melissa ♥ Dog/Wolf Lover ♥ Martin says:

    Listened to the audio this time and it was awesome The narrator is Steven Weber and he did a great job Hello, welcome to Derry. I m Pennywise the Clown and at some point, especially if your a kid, I will eat your face off Have a nice day The first time I read this book was in the 6th grade and I had forgotten how good it was I loved the movie as well, but the book is so much better I love how Mr King goes back and forth from when the friends were kids and to

  8. Chelsea Humphrey Chelsea Humphrey says:

    Headed to see Ch 2 tonight Anyone else seen it yet It is finished.Why yes, I did just complete my longest read to date I simultaneously feel relieved and accomplished, drained and fulfilled There are few authors who can successfully deliver such conflicting feelings, which is why he s one of the most well known names in the fiction world I feel as if I could write an entire book about this tender and terrifying coming of age tale, but I also feel as if all the umph

  9. Colleen Hoover Colleen Hoover says:

    Fuck you, Stephen King WHY WOULD YOU DO THIS TO US Fuck you, Stephen King WHY WOULD YOU DO THIS TO US

  10. Emily (Books with Emily Fox) Emily (Books with Emily Fox) says:

    Throughout the book, I was going to give it 4 stars It was suspenseful, there was a sense of dread with some truly scary scenes King is very good at describing how children would think and make us feel their fears It was really long with A LOT of descriptions but it was still very enjoyable.The ending totally ruined it for meReview view spoiler What the hell was that with the prepubescent gang bang hide spoiler Throughout the book, I was going to give it 4 stars It was suspenseful,

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